THE QRL today announced the Maroons team to play NSW in the opening match of the State of Origin.
CENTRE Matt Cooper has extended his contract with the Dragons for a further three years. Plus rep news with Ben Hornby, Mark Gasnier and Copper all being selected for NSW for Origin I.
A leading bookmaker has suspended betting on their first NRL coach to be sacked market following an unexpected plunge on North Queensland coach Graham Murray.
CAPTAIN Danny Buderus wants to end his NSW career in a blaze of State of Origin glory by leading the Blues to a series victory.
BRISBANE'S Peter Wallace has been named halfback for NSW for game one of rugby league's State of Origin series after injury ruled out Newcastle's Kurt Gidley.
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GOLDEN point extra time will break any deadlocked matches in this year's State of Origin - and play will continue until someone scores.
THE Melbourne Storm have defeated the Newcastle Knights 18-4 in a very tough match at Olympic Park this evening.
THE Titans announce that star forward Anthony Laffranchi has re-signed with the club until the end of the 2011 season.
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KARMICHAEL Hunt is set to be thrown the toughest challenge of his brief rugby league career as champion Darren Lockyer's Origin replacement.
GOLD Coast co-captain Luke Bailey believes teammate Anthony Laffranchi is tailor-made for the intense pace in State of Origin rugby league.
DISSATISFIED in Canberra and unloved at the Sydney Roosters, Eels halfback Brett Finch appears to have finally found himself a home at Parramatta.
PARRAMATTA halfback Brett Finch will remain an Eel until the end of the 2011 season after signing a new three-year deal with the NRL club.